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Materials Engineering

University of Padua
2 years
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
01 October 2022

About this program

Materials Engineering

Materials Engineering is an interdisciplinary and revolutionary sector that has transformed every aspect of modern life by gradually introducing new materials crucial to the development of new technologies and numerous industries. The training is expected to give the students a specific professional knowledge, targeted at finding the best solutions for the production of materials and for their transformation and use processes

Admission requirements

Bachelor diploma (or equivalent)

  • A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) is required in the fields of Materials science and engineering; Physics, Chemistry or other Material science or engingeering-related studies

Language requirements

English: B2 Level (CEFR) or equivalent

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.

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Program content

Compulsory in-depth course units aimed at providing:

  • completion of basic and methodological training
  • tools for in-depth knowledge of all classes of materials (courses in Science and technology of ceramic materials, glass and composite materials)
  • production methods of the different classes of materials
  • mechanical design
  • materials transformation and processing technologies
  • Selection and management of materials in operation

The training offer is broken down into 2 curricula, each offering a variety of combination of compulsory and elective course units:

  • Curriculum Functional Materials (Materials for energy/Nano-bio materials)
  • Curriculum Advanced Materials Technologies

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.


Total Fees: €2,623 per year


Awards: Master of Science in Materials Engineering

Credit: 120 ECTS

Career paths

Graduates can work in various industries, from companies producing or using materials to research institutes or laboratories of the new materials field, as highly qualified engineers able to design and develop complex innovative products or processes and to address design issues with traditional and innovative materials.

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The University of Padua

The University of Padua is a world-leading research-intensive university that has been driving global change since its  foundation in 1222. Loyal to its motto Universa Universis  Patavina Libertas (Paduan freedom is universal for everyone), it has always been a bastion of...

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Why study at University of Padua

  • The University of Padua is a TOP 200 university in the World, that has been driving global change since its foundation in 1222.
  • During eight centuries, students, researchers and alumni have provided key contributions to the advancement of knowledge, science and society.
  • Padua offers a broad and comprehensive portfolio of programmes (over 180, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level; 29 programmes are held completely in English).
  • Interconnections among the different disciplines generate a vibrant and stimulating learning environment, where international students (over 3,000), staff and alumni support the development of the University's mission at global level.

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University of Padua

Via 8 Febbraio 1848, 2
35122 Padua

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